ERIC Number: EJ612552
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Characteristics of Nursing Doctoral Programs in the United States.
McEwen, Melanie; Bechtel, Gregory A.
Journal of Professional Nursing, v16 n5 p282-92 Sep-Oct 2000
Survey responses from 48 of 78 doctoral programs in nursing show an increasing shift away from clinical to research emphasis and few differences in terms of admission criteria, curriculum, Carnegie classification, or length of time the program has existed. Only 12% still offer doctorates in nursing science; most have moved to Ph.D.s (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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